The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 77 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Internet 55 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.42% 1.86% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.45% 11.20% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 15
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Internet
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
409 357 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.97% 16.56% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 323 326 279
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Internet
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Birmingham region.

Internet Salary Trend in Birmingham

Internet
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Internet.

1 30 (35.71%) Cisco
1 30 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 28 (33.33%) VPN
3 24 (28.57%) Firewall
4 20 (23.81%) Windows
4 20 (23.81%) MS Excel
5 18 (21.43%) HTML
5 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 18 (21.43%) Oracle
5 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 18 (21.43%) CSS
5 18 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 17 (20.24%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (20.24%) OSPF
6 17 (20.24%) BGP
7 16 (19.05%) UNIX
7 16 (19.05%) Juniper
7 16 (19.05%) Extranet
8 15 (17.86%) WAN
8 15 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (16.67%) SQL
9 14 (16.67%) Linux
9 14 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 14 (16.67%) CCNP
9 14 (16.67%) jQuery
10 13 (15.48%) Tomcat
10 13 (15.48%) MPLS
10 13 (15.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (14.29%) C#
11 12 (14.29%) .NET

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.48%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (7.14%) IIS
5 6 (7.14%) Apache
5 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.71%) MS Visio
3 7 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.33%) VPN
2 24 (28.57%) Firewall
3 17 (20.24%) OSPF
3 17 (20.24%) BGP
4 16 (19.05%) Extranet
5 15 (17.86%) WAN
6 13 (15.48%) MPLS
7 12 (14.29%) ADSL
8 10 (11.90%) TCP/IP
9 9 (10.71%) Network Security
10 8 (9.52%) Junos
10 8 (9.52%) VPLS
11 6 (7.14%) DNS
12 5 (5.95%) Ethernet
12 5 (5.95%) DWDM
13 4 (4.76%) Wireless
14 3 (3.57%) CTI
14 3 (3.57%) Intranet
14 3 (3.57%) VoIP
14 3 (3.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.38%) MySQL
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Subversion
2 4 (4.76%) NUnit
2 4 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.19%) Ant
3 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.19%) Maven
3 1 (1.19%) JIRA
3 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.19%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Marketing
3 4 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (25.00%) Consultant
2 15 (17.86%) Analyst
3 13 (15.48%) Support Analyst
4 12 (14.29%) Developer
5 11 (13.10%) Implementation Consultant
6 10 (11.90%) Firewall Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (5.95%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Network Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Solutions Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Implementation Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Integration Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Network Design Consultant
9 3 (3.57%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.43%) HTML
1 18 (21.43%) CSS
2 14 (16.67%) jQuery
3 12 (14.29%) .NET
4 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET
4 11 (13.10%) XML
4 11 (13.10%) XSLT
5 7 (8.33%) SOAP
5 7 (8.33%) Web Services
5 7 (8.33%) YUI
6 6 (7.14%) HTML5
6 6 (7.14%) CSS3
7 5 (5.95%) Middleware
8 4 (4.76%) Ajax
8 4 (4.76%) NHibernate
8 4 (4.76%) WCF
8 4 (4.76%) LINQ
8 4 (4.76%) MonoRail
8 4 (4.76%) DOM
8 4 (4.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.71%) Clustering
2 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.52%) Blackberry
4 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.14%) Mainframe
6 5 (5.95%) User Experience
7 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.81%) Windows
2 16 (19.05%) UNIX
3 14 (16.67%) Linux
4 13 (15.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (13.10%) Solaris
7 10 (11.90%) Windows 7
8 7 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.57%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.38%) Debian
10 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (11.90%) Low Latency
2 10 (11.90%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 9 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 9 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (9.52%) Network Design
5 7 (8.33%) CRM
5 7 (8.33%) Web Development
5 7 (8.33%) ITIL
6 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.76%) Scrum
8 4 (4.76%) TDD
8 4 (4.76%) Content Management
8 4 (4.76%) MVC
8 4 (4.76%) Web Application Development
9 3 (3.57%) Software Distribution
9 3 (3.57%) Line Management
9 3 (3.57%) Information Management
9 3 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 14 (16.67%) SQL
3 12 (14.29%) C#
4 11 (13.10%) Java
5 9 (10.71%) Perl
5 9 (10.71%) Tcl
6 4 (4.76%) VB
6 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (16.67%) CCNP
3 9 (10.71%) MCP
3 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (10.71%) Degree
4 8 (9.52%) CCSA
4 8 (9.52%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (5.95%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.95%) CCIP
6 3 (3.57%) CCNA
6 3 (3.57%) CCIE
7 1 (1.19%) MCITP
7 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.19%) MCSE
7 1 (1.19%) MCSA
7 1 (1.19%) PMP
7 1 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 12 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.52%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 8 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.19%) Puppet
2 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (35.71%) Cisco
1 30 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.43%) Oracle
3 16 (19.05%) Juniper
4 12 (14.29%) VMware
5 11 (13.10%) CheckPoint
6 9 (10.71%) Blue Coat
7 8 (9.52%) Intel
8 7 (8.33%) JBoss
9 3 (3.57%) Panasonic
10 2 (2.38%) Acronis
10 2 (2.38%) F5
11 1 (1.19%) ArcSight
11 1 (1.19%) AVG
11 1 (1.19%) Kaseya
11 1 (1.19%) hybris
11 1 (1.19%) Remedy
11 1 (1.19%) Sophos
11 1 (1.19%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.19%) Kaspersky
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